Australian billionaire Clive Palmer reportedly plans to clone a real dinosaur from ancient DNA samples for a Jurassic Park-style area at his new theme resort.
L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, France’s richest woman, has sold a private island in the Seychelles to a firm linked to an ocean conservation foundation.
Bloomberg has released the “Bloomberg Billionaires Index,” the first daily global ranking of the richest people in the world as part of their coverage of wealth. The index, changes daily depending on stock fluctuations and economic/company news dynamically measured on changing markets and will be updated every business day at 5:30 p.m. Bloomberg Professional service customers can access each billionaire’s profile [...]
U2 rocker bono is about to make $1 billion, thanks to his 2009 investment in Facebook. Bono’s investment company Elevation Partners bought $210 million worth of shares in the social networking site almost two years ago. This week, the site has been valued at $65 billion, meaning that Bono and his company’s share of the [...]